Monday, 17 January, 2022
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The Month of Victory

The Month of Victory

Escape from Hell: Bangladesh refugees narrate their unspeakable experiences in East Pakistan to foreign journalists at Karimganj, Assam. The last batch of refugees left for Bangladesh from Indian refugee camps on 25 March 1972, exactly one year after the West Pakistan crackdown began on the people of Bangladesh.


 

International Reaction: The enormity of the humanitarian crisis unfolding in India as a result of the Pakistan Army’s brutal crackdown in East Pakistan was open for the world to see. Mr George Lachance, Member of Parliament from Canada, meeting the refugees in West Bengal.